After almost three years of standing our ground, with the majority of the community of Lantzville backing us, for the right to grow food (including for sale), we have decided to sell...
July 24, 2013 by Nicole and Dirk Posted in MINDFUL LIVING | 1 Comment »
In January, we received the call we had been hoping to receive for a year and a half: the District of Lantzville finally requested to meet with us.
On January 23rd, we met with our...
March 2, 2012 by Nicole and Dirk Under Compassion Farm, dirk becker, Lantzville, nicole shaw Posted in MINDFUL LIVING | Comments Off on Compassion Farm Update – March 2012
“You have 90 days to cease all agricultural activity…” read the letter from the Regional District of Nanaimo (RDN), on behalf of the District of Lantzville. “Your property...
January 17, 2011 by Nicole and Dirk Under becker, bylaws, farming, food, Lantzville, local, nicole shaw, permaculture, shaw, sustainability, urban Posted in FEATURE | 40 Comments »
Q: Why shop at farmers’ markets?
A: Only decades ago, 90% of Canadians were involved in agriculture, now it is less than 4%. Farmers’ markets reconnect people to farmers and farming,...
August 14, 2010 by Nicole and Dirk Under agriculture, farmers markets, farming Posted in HEALTH & WELLNESS, MINDFUL LIVING | 1 Comment »
This weekly radio talk show was aired on CHLY 101.7 Radio Malaspina. In the following recordings, your hosts, Nicole Shaw and Dirk Becker, explore topics that provoke, prod and encourage.
April 4, 2009 by Nicole and Dirk Under addiction, anger, ayurvedic body types, birth order, change, culture, feminism, homeschooling, intention, media, relationship, society, trauma, unschooling Posted in RADIO SHOW | Comments Off on Radio – Heart and Mind: Tools for Change
2012: The Mayan Calendar and You
A Cumberland Bear
A Lantzville Couple’s Fight for the Right to Grow Food
A Tale of Empowerment
Acupuncture & Body Care Clinic – A Natural Solution
mary ann moore